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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Folic Acid

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,988 6,981 39.9 38.7-41.1 866 6.7 6.1- 7.4 343 2.8 2.4- 3.3 6,798 50.5 49.3-51.8
-Wayne County 426 183 34.1 27.8-40.9 19 4.5 2.7- 7.4 12 3.7 1.9- 7.3 212 57.7 50.4-64.7
GENDER
Male 133 51 27.5 18.2-39.2 7 4.7 2.0-10.6 3 1.9 0.5- 7.3 72 66.0 53.5-76.6
Female 293 132 39.6 32.6-47.0 12 4.3 2.3- 7.9 9 5.3 2.4-11.2 140 50.8 43.3-58.3
RACE
White 273 123 35.6 27.3-44.9 10 4.3 2.1- 8.5 6 3.0 1.2- 7.6 134 57.0 47.2-66.3
Other 151 59 30.7 22.3-40.5 9 4.8 2.3- 9.8 6 5.1 1.9-13.2 77 59.4 48.8-69.2
AGE
18-44 119 32 24.4 15.7-35.8 10 5.6 2.8-11.1 9 5.6 2.5-12.2 68 64.3 52.1-74.9
45+ 304 150 45.3 39.1-51.7 9 3.2 1.6- 6.4 3 1.6 0.4- 5.8 142 49.9 43.5-56.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 82 32.1 22.6-43.4 7 3.0 1.2- 7.4 7 4.5 1.8-10.9 108 60.3 48.5-71.1
Some College + 221 101 36.3 28.8-44.5 12 5.9 3.2-10.8 5 3.0 1.1- 8.4 103 54.8 46.0-63.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 232 105 34.9 26.8-44.0 6 2.0 0.7- 5.7 8 5.4 2.3-12.1 113 57.7 47.9-66.9
$50,000+ 139 53 36.5 26.7-47.5 11 9.0 4.8-16.2 3 2.6 0.8- 8.4 72 51.9 41.6-62.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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